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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 14' South, Longitude: 162° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.90 meters/second, 1554.8 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 28' 21.7"966.01 miwest0° 08' 36.2"9.86 minorth966.39 mi
24 hours12° 17' 48.5"820.82 mieast3° 45' 05.9"257.92 minorth866.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 6:16 PM555 km345 miles300 nmEast E
HoniaraMon 6:16 PM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaMon 6:16 PM727 km452 miles393 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaMon 6:16 PM908 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoMon 6:16 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneMon 5:16 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 7:16 PM1713 km1064 miles925 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 5:16 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 5:16 PM1747 km1086 miles943 nmWest W
Suva *Mon 8:16 PM1779 km1105 miles960 nmEast-southeast ESE
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